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Lavrin, Janko 1887-1986

Overview
Works: 160 works in 870 publications in 6 languages and 13,884 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Fiction  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Other
Classifications: PG3335, 891.733
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Most widely held works about Janko Lavrin
 
Most widely held works by Janko Lavrin
A panorama of Russian literature by Janko Lavrin( Book )

15 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in English and Slovenian and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the Russian novel by Janko Lavrin( Book )

43 editions published between 1942 and 2017 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, first published in 1942, Janko Lavrin provides an overview of the development of the Russian novel by placing the great Russian novelists -- Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Turgenev, Gorky, Gogol -- in relation to their native literature and their social, political and cultural backgrounds. An Introduction to the Russian Novel will appeal particularly to students of Russian literature and culture as well as those interested in the development of the novel in general
Pushkin and Russian literature by Janko Lavrin( Book )

27 editions published between 1947 and 1972 in English and Slovenian and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nikolai Gogol, 1809-1852 : a centenary survey by Janko Lavrin( Book )

30 editions published between 1951 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goncharov by Janko Lavrin( Book )

24 editions published between 1953 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ibsen; an approach by Janko Lavrin( Book )

34 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, first published in 1950, could best be described as a combination of literary, psychological and social criticism. Considerable space is allotted to the personal inner drama of Ibsen, which provides not only a clue to his art but shows how most of his themes inevitably grew out of the other. The author also explores some of those factors which make Ibsen of interest to the generation that were facing the social and spiritual havoc of the post-war period. This book will be of interest to students of literature and theatre.
Lermontov by Janko Lavrin( Book )

17 editions published between 1959 and 1973 in 5 languages and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nietzsche : a biographical introduction by Janko Lavrin( Book )

19 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tolstoy; an approach by Janko Lavrin( Book )

18 editions published between 1944 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian writers: their lives and literature by Janko Lavrin( Book )

8 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dostoevsky by Janko Lavrin( Book )

11 editions published between 1943 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Pushkin to Mayakovsky, a study in the evolution of a literature by Janko Lavrin( Book )

20 editions published between 1948 and 1971 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aspects of modernism; from Wilde to Pirandello by Janko Lavrin( Book )

12 editions published between 1935 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in European literature by Janko Lavrin( Book )

13 editions published between 1929 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tolstoy by Janko Lavrin( Book )

4 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gogol by Janko Lavrin( Book )

33 editions published between 1925 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, first published in 1926, aimed to introduce to English readers to a great and complex foreign writer in as simple terms as possible. As this was the first extensive study of Gogol in English, the author chiefly considered the general characteristics of the man and his work. This book will be of interest to students of literature.
A first series of representative Russian stories, Pushkin to Gorky by Janko Lavrin( Book )

13 editions published between 1946 and 1975 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dostoevsky; a study by Janko Lavrin( Book )

15 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nietzsche, an approach by Janko Lavrin( Book )

27 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janko Lavrin's influential biography of Friedrich Nietzsche, originally published in 1948, analyzes the bond between Nietzsche's personal fate on the one hand and the trend of his thought on the other, set against the background of contemporary crisis typical of mankind in general
Fjodor M. Dostojevskij in Selbstzeugnissen und Bilddokumenten by Janko Lavrin( Book )

72 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A first series of representative Russian stories, Pushkin to Gorky
Alternative Names
Janko Lavrin

Janko Lavrin Slovenian novelist, poet, critic, translator and historian

Lavrin, Ânko

Lavrin Ânko 1884-1986

Lavrin, I︠A︡nko

Lavrin Ianko 1887-1986

Lavrin, Janko

Lavrin, Janko 1887-

Лаврин, Янко 1887-1986

ヤンコ・ラヴリン

ラヴリン, J

揚科·拉夫林

Languages
English (349)

German (72)

Slovenian (23)

Korean (3)

Russian (2)

Polish (1)

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Dostoevsky; a studyNietzsche, an approach